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Camden Hills State Park

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Address: 280 Belfast Rd, Camden, ME 04843-4519
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Thirty miles of hiking trails keep the staunchest hiker trekking along.

Thirty miles of hiking trails keep the staunchest hiker trekking along.

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Beautiful state park, moderately difficult hike up to mount megunticook. Highly recommend this place for beautiful views of the ocean!

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful state park, moderately difficult hike up to mount megunticook. Highly recommend this place for beautiful views of the ocean!

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Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent Easter weekend in the area hiking, visiting lighthouses and just having fun. Camden Hills park was spectacular. Drove up the Mount Battie road then went and parked at the multi use trail on Youngtown Road and hiked to Bald Rock summit for another spectacular view of Penobscot Bay. Take the time to stop by this lovely park.

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Duluth, MN
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This park is a perfect day excursion. It offers breathtaking views of the ocean and surrounding area, wonderful trails through the surrounding forests, and a knowledgeable staff of park rangers. Highly recommended!

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Sandwich, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took a weekend getaway from our snowbound New Hampshire home to the slightly less snowy Maine coast. The shopping in the Camden/Rockport area was slim pickens (most shops seemed to be closed for the season or for "spring break"), but fortunately my husband and I, and our dog Beau, were much more interested in enjoying the... More 

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

State parks are often overlooked, and missing this one is a crime. Summit Mt Battie by car or foot and enjoy sweeping views of the bay and islands.

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Rockport, Maine
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is one of my favorite shoreline hikes, allowing you to walk the beautiful coastline under the cover of the forest. There are several steep access areas that put you on the water, allowing you to scramble across the rocks to the waters edge (my sons favorite activity!) There are picnic areas and some grills and restrooms, and there are... More 

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Newark, Delaware
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

Camden Hills State Park is a beautiful park. It is small but there are great views of the coast and surrounding area..

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We were in Maine at the height of fall color. We had been in Camden and decide to go to the park and the Mountain. The drive up was pretty but nothing compared to the view from the top, overlooking Camden and the bay. I am so glad we went up. We got some beautiful pictures. Sights not to be... More 

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

Great State Park with great views. Could have stayed there forever and watching. Would love to come back and hike there.

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Reviewed 10 December 2016

Easy to find if you're renting a car and driving there but not easy to access via public transport. It's a cool place for a day hike or maybe a few days stay if love the outdoors. (They offer campground / tent sites and RV parking with electricity and water services). Fabulous views over Penobscot bay and islands! Great place... More 

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